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Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley (Valtournenche Valley)

 
Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley <b>(Valtournenche Valley)</b>

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Location: Aosta Valley, Italy, Europe

Object Title: Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley (Valtournenche Valley)

 

Page By: Antonio Giani, Corvus

Created/Edited: Feb 15, 2013 / Sep 30, 2013

Object ID: 838638

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DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY


    A L P I N I S M


  • F= Easy
  • PD= Slightly difficult
  • AD= Rather difficult
  • D= Difficult

    H I K I N G


  • T= Tourist – Itineraries on footpaths, mule tracks or wide paths. Don't present orienteering problems.
  • E= Excursion route without technical difficulty – Itineraries on footpaths or trails on different ground types (grassy meadows, rocky ground). Orienteering capacity and good training to walk some hours are required.
  • EE= Trekking routes for expert hikers – Sign-posted itineraries with some difficulties: slippery, grassy or rocky ground, rocky or snowy slope or easy climbing passage (use of hands necessary). Only for experienced mountain hikers with at secure step, a good feeling for balance. Physical training for 1-day walk required.
  • EEA= Trekking routes for expert hikers with equipment – Equipped tracks or "vie ferrate". Technical equipment required.


Alpine BIVOUACS

Denomination: Bivacco TSAN Lago di Tsan


Altitude: 2490m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Torgnon (1489m) - Bivouac (2490m)
Time: 4h'30 - 4h'45 from Torgnon (1489)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Sci Club Torgnon
Places: 9
Climbs and excursions: Cima Bianca (3009m), Punta Chavacour (3191m), Punta Tsan (3320m), Dôme de Tsan (3351m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco RENZO RIVOLTA Colle di Fort


Altitude: 2900m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Torgnon (1489m) - Bivouac (2900m)
Time: 5h'00 - 5h'30 from Torgnon (1489)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 12
Climbs and excursions: Punta Tsan (3320m), Dôme de Tsan (3351m), Becca di Salé (3107m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco DUCCIO MANENTI Lago di Balanselmo


Altitude: 2802m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Maen (1339m) - Valmartin (1493m) - Rifugio Barmasse (2157m) - Bivouac (2802m)
Time: 2h'00 - 2h'15 from Rifugio Barmasse (2157m)
Difficulty E
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Torino
Places: 4
Climbs and excursions: Cime di Balanselmo (3316m), Punta Fontanella (3384m), Monte Dragone (3354m), Château des Dames (3348m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco LAURA FLORIO Col du Créton


Altitude: 3320m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Avouil (1967m) - Bivouac (3320m)
Time: 7h'00 - 7h'30 from Avouil (1967m)
Difficulty: D
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 9
Climbs and excursions: Mont Blanc du Créton (3409m), Château des Dames (3488m), Tour de Créton (3579m), Punta Budden (3630m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco UMBERTO BALESTRERI Cresta est dei Cors


Altitude: 3141m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivouac (3141m)
Time: 3h'30 - 4h'00 from Breuil (2006)
Difficulty: AD
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: C.A.A.I.
Places: 4
Climbs and excursions: Bivacco Achille Ratti (3739m), Punta dei Cors (3849m), Punta Lioy (3820m), traversata delle Grandes Murailles
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco ACHILLE RATTI Colle dei Cors


Altitude: 3739m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivacco Umberto Balestreri (3141m) - Bivouac (3739m)
Time: 4h'30 - 5h'15 from from Bivacco Umberto Balestreri (3141m)
Difficulty: D
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 6
Climbs and excursions: Punta dei Cors (3849m), Punta Lioy (3820m), traversata delle Grandes Murailles
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco CAMILLOTTO PELLISSIER Dent d'Hérens


Altitude: 3325m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivouac (3325m)
Time: 5h'00 - 5h'30 from Breuil/Cervinia (2006m)
Difficulty: D
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 9
Climbs and excursions: Dent d'Hérens (4171m), Colle delle Grandes Murailles (3831m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco GIORGIO-RENZO NOVELLA Punta Maria Cristina


Altitude: 3526m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivouac Nino Benedetti (3510m) - Bivouac (3526m)
Time: 1h'15 - 1h'30 from Bivacco Nino Benedetti (3510m)
Difficulty: AD
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 9
Climbs and excursions: Punta Maria Cristina (3708m), Punta Maquignaz (3801m), Punta Carrel (3841m), Punta Bianca (3918m), Dent d'Hérens (4171m), Testa del Leone (3715m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco NINO BENEDETTI Colle Tournènche


Altitude: 3510m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivouac (3510m)
Time: 5h'00 - 5h'30 from Breuil/Cervinia (2006m)
Difficulty: PD
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 4
Climbs and excursions: Punta Maria Cristina (3708m), Punta Maquignaz (3801m), Punta Carrel (3841m), Punta Bianca (3918m), Dent d'Hérens (4171m), Testa del Leone (3715m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco ORESTE BOSSI Colle del Breuil


Altitude: 3345m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivouac (3345m)
Time: 4h'30 - 5h'00 from Breuil/Cervinia (2006m)
Difficulty: PD
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Società Guide del Cervino
Places: 9
Climbs and excursions: Monte Cervino/Matterhorn (4478m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco GIOVANNI BOBBA Jumeaux


Altitude: 2770m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Antey S. André (1074m) - Valtournenche (1528m) - Breuil/Cervinia (2006m) - Bivouac (2770m)
Time: 2h'00 - 2h'15 from Breuil/Cervinia (2006m)
Difficulty: EE
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Torino
Places: 10
Climbs and excursions: Château des Dames (3488m), Mont Blanc du Créton (3579m), Petites Murailles (3570m), Punta Budden (3630m), Becca di Guin (3805m)
Internet: -

Acknowledgements

I AM GREATLY INDEBTED TO MY FRIENDS: Maria Grazia S - Lupino - Andrea.it - Luca - Corvus - Mamo FOR THE PHOTOS.

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